Prime ministers of the countries, integrated Eurasian Economic Community (EURASEC), have started the discussion of priority directions of its work. There are 15 items on the agenda of the 20th meeting of the Interstate Council of Eurasian EC, which opened in Moscow on Friday.
The new Russian permanent envoy to NATO, Dmitriy Rogozin, has spoken in favour of closer cooperation between NATO and the Collective Security Treaty Organization [CSTO], Russian state news agency RIA Novosti reported.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov will pay official visit to Azerbaijan, according to some diplomatic sources, Day.Az reported.
President of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov received the Admiral William J. Fallon, the Commander of the US Central Command on 24 January at Oqsaroy residence in Tashkent, UzA reported.
The resolution "On amnesty in connection with the 15th anniversary of the adoption of the Constitution of the Republic of Uzbekistan", which was adopted by the Oliy Majlis’ Senate [Uzbek parliament’s upper house] at the initiative of Uzbek President Islam Karimov on 30 November 2007, has once again clearly demonstrated that human interests are the greatest value in the country and the principles of tolerance and humaneness are a priority.
OSCE Secretary-General Marc Perrin de Brichambaut congratulated Uzbek President Islam Karimov on re-election. Following is the text of congratulation published in Russian by UzA.
The heads of the divisions of the foreign affairs ministries of CIS member states engaged in the implementation of the plan of multi-level inter-ministerial consultations within the frame of CIS met on 16-17 January at the CIS Executive Committee headquarters in Minsk to hold talks, AKIpress reported.
Uzbekistan is keen to sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Malaysia on Women, Family and Community, according to Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil.